College of Central Florida

Crystal River , FL

Mail Courier

College of Central Florida
Crystal River, FL Full-time
Posted on June 22, 2018

Mail Courier High school diploma or equivalent required. Must possess current Florida driver's license.Knowledge of computer usage in Microsoft Office. Some experience in the operation of a light truck or van-typevehicle preferred. Some experience in courier or mail service operation required. Position close date is July 05, 2018. High school diploma or equivalent required. Must possess current Florida driver's license. Knowledge of computer usage in Microsoft Office. Some experience in the operation of a light truck or van-type vehicle preferred. Some experience in courier or mail service operation required. When delivering an item or a document, they take signatures on delivery papers. They need to be very careful when making deliveries as accuracy and time efficiency is a very big part of the job. Some couriers pick up their deliveries from a central place like the courier company; customers deliver their items at the service counter, and couriers pick them up and deliver to the destination. Couriers are expected to be excellent drivers as most couriers need to drive a delivery truck to make deliveries. Good driving record and a valid driver's license are important prerequisites when applying for this position. There are many other duties that couriers need to perform such as loading trucks, ensure that they are loaded in the manner that they are to be delivered, ensure that all associated documentation is complete and to verify the recipients of the delivered goods. Once the goods are delivered, s/he is expected to inform the office that s/he is done with the delivery. During the last decade this was usually done over the phone, but with the influx of technology, couriers are now handed devices that can update this information on the company website and database as soon as a delivery is made.